Length
2 days

Overview

This two-day course provides an introduction to DevOps – the cultural and professional movement that stresses communication, collaboration, integration, and automation in order to improve the flow of work between software developers and IT operations professionals.

The course includes the latest thinking, principles, and practices from the DevOps community including real-world case studies that engage and inspire learners, leveraging multimedia and interactive exercises that bring the learning experience to life.

Examination

This course pricing includes an exam voucher to sit an online proctored exam through the DevOps Institute. The voucher is valid for 90 days. A sample exam paper will be discussed during class to assist with preparation.

  • Closed book
  • 60 minutes
  • 40 multiple-choice questions
  • Answer 26 questions correctly (65%) to pass and be awarded the DevOps Foundation Certificate

Key Topics

Detailed Info
  • Exploring DevOps
  • Core DevOps Principles
  • Key DevOps Practices
  • Business and Technology Frameworks
  • Culture, Behaviours and Operating Models
  • Automation and Architecting DevOps Toolchains
  • Measurement, Metrics and Reporting
  • Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience
Prerequisites

Skills Gained

Participants will develop an understanding of:

  • DevOps objectives and vocabulary
  • Benefits to the business and IT
  • Principles and practices including Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, testing, security and the Three Ways
  • DevOps relationship to Agile, Lean and ITSM
  • Improved workflows, communication and feedback loops
  • Automation practices including deployment pipelines and DevOps toolchains
  • Scaling DevOps for the enterprise
  • Critical success factors and key performance indicators
  • Real-life examples and results

Key Topics

Exploring DevOps

  • Defining DevOps
  • Why Does DevOps Matter?

Core DevOps Principles

  • The Three Ways
  • The First Way
  • The Theory of Constraints
  • The Second Way
  • The Third Way
  • Chaos Engineering
  • Learning Organisations

Key DevOps Practices

  • Continuous Delivery
  • Site Reliability and Resilience Engineering
  • DevSecOps
  • ChatOps
  • Kanban

Business and Technology Frameworks

  • Agile
  • ITSM
  • Lean
  • Safety Culture
  • Learning Organisations
  • Sociocracy/Holacracy
  • Continuous Funding

Culture, Behaviours and Operating Models

  • Defining Culture
  • Behavioural Models
  • Organisational maturity models
  • Target Operating Models

Automation and Architecting DevOps Toolchains

  • CI/CD
  • Cloud
  • Containers
  • Kubernetes
  • DevOps Toolchain

Measurement, Metrics and Reporting

  • The Importance of Metrics
  • Technical Metrics
  • Business Metrics
  • Measuring and Reporting Metrics

Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving

  • Collaborative Platforms
  • Immersive, Experiential Learning
  • DevOps Leadership
  • Evolving Change

Target Audience

  • Anyone seeking an understanding of DevOps principles, practices and cultural considerations
  • Organisations wanting to instill a common DevOps vocabulary and mindset
  • Employees and managers responsible for leading DevOps transformations
  • Consultants, internal and external suppliers

Prerequisites

  • Completion of pre-class reading (see link at right of this page)
  • Familiarity with IT terminology and IT-related work experience are recommended
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